Meet the Cast: Josh Newey

Josh Newey photo by lsgoriginal


Josh Newey is a local actor and film graduate who has appeared in several acclaimed productions in the northwestern Connecticut area, many of them with the Warner Theatre Company in Torrington.


Some notable roles include Uncle Fester in The Addams Family Musical, Ash in Evil Dead the Musical, and John Hinckley in Assassins. Other favorite projects include participating in Keith Paul’s Secret Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and a guest appearance in Dave Sondrini’s web series, Doctor America.

In the early Nutmeg Junction episodes, Newey portrays the lovable Baxter of Baxter’s Books and More, the announcer on a game show, the enigmatic Dr. Lazlo Icarus, a bureaucratic scientist “Whiddlebury” and many more characters with more characters to come!